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Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU

AAA - 2 Diamond

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The Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU offers an unbeatable San Diego location, close to San Diego State University & Qualcomm Stadium. The hotel features affordable rates and comfortable accommodations. Its also ranked highly on TripAdvisor and is one of the only hotels in San Diego with no hidden fees. We offer a complimentary continental breakfast, Wi-Fi, parking and movies.

Guests of the Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU will find that each spacious accommodation and suite features thoughtful touches to make every stay more comfortable, including a DVD player, complimentary high-speed Internet access, cable satellite television with HBO, ample desk space, coffee/tea maker and an iron and ironing board. For long-term guests, kitchen units with full-sized appliances are available, with special discounts for extended stays.

The hotel is perfect for families looking for value while visiting students at San Diego State University, construction crews wanting weekly and monthly stays, patients visiting nearby Alvarado Hospital or Sharp Grossmont Hospital, and those visiting nearby synagogues and churches.

With so much to explore in San Diego, just hop on the trolley! There are 2 stops less than 1.5 miles away at San Diego State University. Let the trolley whisk you away to Old Town, Little Italy, the Gaslamp Quarter, Qualcomm Stadium, Petco Park, the Convention Center and Tijuana, Mexico. Other attractions around this San Diego hotel include Viejas Arena (formerly Cox Arena), SeaWorld, and the world-famous San Diego Zoo.

Complete your stay by waking up to a complimentary continental breakfast with many kosher items and featuring a variety of morning-time favorites, like make your own waffles, relaxing at the outdoor heated pool with BBQ grill, surfing the web on the lobby computer and using our on-site laundry facility.

Make your next San Diego stay the best yet - book online today and save with the Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU. Enjoy your stay.

Our older, 2 story property with stairs, has a friendly staff, clean rooms and in a quiet area. A Credit Card is required for check-in. No cash accepted. Parking is free, so at times can be limited. Check with us first if you have a large vehicle.

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Location

6474 El Cajon Boulevard
San Diego
California
92115-2645
United States
To make a reservation please call 0800 393130 (Freephone). For all other enquiries please call 619/582-3088
AAA - 2 Diamond

Summary

Pets: No Pets accepted
Check-in & Check-out
15:00:00 | 11:00:00

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Location and Attractions

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Address
6474 El Cajon Boulevard
San Diego
California
92115-2645
United States


What's nearby?

Recreation

  • 1 mile(s) from La Mesa

  • 3 mile(s) from Lemon Grove

  • 5 mile(s) from El Cajon

  • 17 mile(s) from Chula Vista

  • 19 mile(s) from La Jolla

  • 20 mile(s) from Coronado

  • 22 mile(s) from Del Mar

  • 35 mile(s) from Escondido

  • 38 mile(s) from Carlsbad

  • 1 mile(s) from San Diego State University, and Cox Arena




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Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 1092 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 593
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Rating: 1 16
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Clean, great staff, excellent value!

14/04/2019 Tac1492, Auburn, California

Just got home yesterday. This is our 3rd stay as we have friends that live close by. They are remodeling their Lobby and breakfast room so couldn’t quite get the full 5 stars! Each time the staff have... more

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Great Value: Attractive,Quiet, Pet Friendly Home Base while visiting SDSU and San Diego

14/04/2019 pleinau, Oakhurst, California

Had a 2 Queen room 2nd floor away from street. Very quiet, spacious, w comfortable & functional furniture & desks. Very clean. Property is remarkably well landscaped with roses & tropical poolside BBQ... more

Owner Response
generalmanager6474, General Manager at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review
Dear Valued Guest, THANK YOU! We appreciate you sharing such a lovely review with our TripAdvisor community. Our company couture is to provide quality, affordability, and great service to our guest. I'm very happy to hear we were able to deliver just what we strive to provide to each of our guest. We believe our AAA 2-diamond hotel is well located, friendly and very clean. We appreciate you mentioning our beautiful roses, and tropical poolside BBQ. Our Gardner Pasqual, does an amazing job keeping up with our landscaping weekly and always ensures our property is kept looking sharp! Once again, thank you for sharing your review with us. We hope to serve you again soon! Yours In Hospitality, Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites
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Great for a one night stay

13/04/2019 Phil T,

I was bumped from my flight and had to stay another day in San Diego. This old motel did everything. It was clean, quick, had a nice bed, strong water pressure dor the shower, and it was close enoug... more

Owner Response
generalmanager6474, General Manager at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review
Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review us! I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, even under those circumstances. As you mentioned, we are a short distance to the airport approximately 15 minute drive. Making it very convenient for our guest such as yourself. We appreciate you mentioning how clean our rooms were. Our housekeeping team ensures all of our rooms are cleaned thoroughly for our guest to enjoy and have a good nights rest. Once again, thank you for reviewing us! It was a pleasure having you stay with us, we hope to serve you again soon in the future! Yours In Hospitality, Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites Staff
Rating

Great hotel

07/04/2019 Navigator318366,

Clean room, clean bathroom, comfortable bed and pillows, wonderful bathroom amenities, delicious breakfast items (cold and hot), great coffee, tea, etc. Front desk staff very nice and accommodating an... more

Owner Response
generalmanager6474, General Manager at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review
Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for sharing your review with our TripAdvisor community! It was our pleasure having you as our guest. We appreciate you mentioning our wonderful Front Desk staff, and our employees in general. I agree we have a very knowledgeable staff ready to assist at any time. We take great pride in our work, and strive to provide exceptional customer service to all of our guest. As you mentioned, we are in a great location within 15-20 minutes to some of San Diego's most popular attractions like the San Diego Zoo, Sea World, Downtown, Beaches and more! We are also just a mile away from San Diego State University, making it convenient for parents visiting their students. Again, thank you for taking the time to review us. We hope to serve you again in the near future! Yours In Hospitality, Best Western Lamplighter Inn Staff
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Absolutely Thee best

06/04/2019 MommaMartinez,

Everything was perfect! We booked last minute and I was so nervous. I arrived a little early before check in, I was greeted with the nicest staff at the front desk who checked me in and called me to l... more

Owner Response
generalmanager6474, General Manager at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review
Dear Martinez Family, WOW! Thank you for sharing your 5-STAR review with our TripAdvisor community. I'm delighted to hear your family had a wonderful stay with us. We take great pride in our work and makes us very happy when guest recognize us for our hard work, thank you! As you mentioned we offer many free amenities such as free continental breakfast, free parking, free DVD rentals, Free game boards, outdoor heated pool and more! Our housekeeping department does a phenomenal job cleaning our property daily. From start to finish they are always ensuring the property is well kept and clean for our guest to enjoy. Again, thank you for your kind review. We hope to serve you again in the future! Yours In Hospitality, Best Western Lamplighter Inn Staff